Initial setup

Hand2Note setup is very easy and practically does not require any actions from you. Follow the simple steps below to start using Hand2Note in PokerStars or any other supported site.


To get started, you just need to download and install Hand2Note. Installation is easy: just run the installation file, click “Next” and then “Install”. No additional software is required for Hand2Note to function properly.

Hand2Note installation


Immediately after installing Hand2Note, a free trial period of 30 days will be activated. It also does not require any settings on your part. There is a separate 14-day trial for Asian rooms. It also activates automatically when you launch the application for the first time with Hand2Note.

Hand2Note free trial

During the trial period, all Hand2Note features are available except Range Research.

After the trial ends, Hand2Note will automatically switch to a free version. You won’t lose any data and you’ll still be able to use basic features of the software.

If you’re a professional player or try to become one, we recommend to get a paid license. Check out what benefits you’ll get with the paid subscription plan. If you decide to take it, don’t forget to use our promo code to get discount and bonuses.

How to start HUD?

HandNote has built-in rooms support, so no special setup is required. All you need for the HUD to start is to launch Hand2Note and the application of your room.

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Start playing with Hand2Note HUD on PokerStars

After the first launch, you will see a standard HUD with the most basic stats: VPIP/PFR/hands. You may also use our free HUD. If you need a more advanced HUD, we also offer the best HUD profiles for Hand2Note.

If HUD is not displayed, follow these instructions. If they do not help, you can contact support.

What’s next?

Now that you have installed Hand2Note and launched HUD, you can study the software in more detail and make more specific settings. Hand2Note provides an incredible set of tools for optimizing the game process and off-table analysis.

First of all, you can familiarize yourself with the manual.

For faster and more efficient mastering of all software features, pay attention to the video course on professional Hand2Note usage, as well as personal coaching.